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3 layers of skin
epidermis, dermis and subcutaneous
2 layers of dermis
papillary layer, reticular layer
The epidermis how thick?
.12 mm
the stratum lucideum is also called the ________ layer.
transitional
The cells of the stratum lucidium are
losing organelles and granules and becoming keratinized
The stratum granulosum is no longer _________.
reproducing
The stratum lucium is found in which layer of skin?
epidermis
Corneum means
horny
not all skin has all 4 layers.
true or false?
true
The stratum germinativum is the ________ _________.
growing layer
the stratum basal consists of
columnar cells
What is found in the stratum basal layer of the skin
melanin
The stratum spinosum is a
cell with spine like extensions
the stratum spinosum is a part of what layer of the epidermis?
stratum germinativum
What is found in the stratum basal layer of the skin
melanin
The reticular layer is a network of what types of fibers
collagenous (tough) and elastin (stretch)
The dermis is compsed of
a thick layer of fibrous connective tissue
Teh subcutaneous layer is connected to the ___________ by ___________- ____________.
dermis, collagenous fibers
The The subcutaneous tissue is poorly attached at _________ __________.
bony prominences
dermis is the true skin also called the
corium
the stratum cornium is composed of
rough , dead keratinized cells
The stratum lucidium is not found in what type of skin?
thin
The stratum granulosum is also called the
granular layer
The stratum granulosum is found in which layer of skin?
epidermis
The stratum corneum is found in which layer of skin?
epidermis
lucidium means
clear
The stratum germinativum is found in which layer of skin?
epidermis
The stratum basal is also called the
base layer
In the stratum basal layer the skin cells undergo _________ and __________ as fast as they__________.
mitosis/ grow / die
The stratum spinosum is found in what layer of skin?
epidermis
The stratum germinativum consists of two layers called ________ ________ and the __________ __________.
stratum spinosum, stratum basal
the stratum basal is part of what layer of the epidermis?
stratum gerinativum
papillary layer consists of
papillae (ridges)
The dermis contains lots of...
blood vessels and nerve endings
4 layers of the epidermis
statum corneum, stratum lucideum,stratum granulosom,stratum germinativum